Manages, coordinates, and directs the quality management system to ensure process and product conformance consistent with established standards and requirements. Manages and facilitates ISO certification efforts for all relevant Betts locations. Supports continuous improvement activities to enhance production and support processes. Represents the organization in a manner consistent with The Betts Way during internal and external communications.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This position has no direct supervisory responsibility. Responsible for directing and mentoring quality technicians to facilitate the functions of the Quality team.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (B. A. or B. S.) from four-year college or university; or three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Degree in engineering preferred.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical data. Familiar with analytical techniques. Cause and effect analysis, X bar & R charting, histograms, etc. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to effectively present information to employees, customers, vendors, management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, and quadratic equations and permutations. Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Ability to receive and maintain ISO 9001 Lead Auditor certification. The employee must have a valid United States Passport
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision,color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Travel to other facilities required on a regular basis, including overnight trips.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to high temperatures around furnaces and ovens, heat treated steel product, moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Safety glasses and steel toe shoes required. Other protective equipment may be required depending on operation.